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HUMMEL: Oberons Zauberhorn / Variations on Das Fest der Handwerker / Le retour de Londres

    




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HUMMEL: Oberons Zauberhorn / Variations on Das Fest der Handwerker / Le retour de Londres

Hummel’s long career as one of Europe’s most celebrated virtuosi owed as much to his resourcefulness as a composer as it did to his exceptional technique as a pianist. The four works on this recording illustrate the vitality of Hummel’s musical imagination at the height of his career. Oberons Zauberhorn (Oberon’s Magic Horn) is a strikingly original fantasy based loosely on Weber’s opera Oberon. Le retour de Londres, a large-scale rondo composed in 1833, opens with a slow introduction remarkable for its beauty and expressive power which leads into the inventive and brilliantly virtuosic Rondeau.


Hummel, Johann Nepomuk

  Le retour de Londres, Op. 127
1.   Le retour a de Londres, Op. 127 00:14:51
  Variations and Finale in B-Flat Major on theme from Das Fest der Handwerker, Op. 115
2.   Variations and Finale in B - Flat Major on theme from Das Fest der Handwerker, Op. 115 00:15:58
  Oberons Zauberhorn, Op. 116
3.   Oberons Zauberhorn, Op. 116 00:18:47
  Variations in F Major, Op. 97
4.   Variations in F Major, Op. 97 00:17:07

Total Playing Time: 01:06:43






Composer(s):
Hummel, Johann Nepomuk

Conductor(s):
Grodd, Uwe

Orchestra(s):
Gävle Symphony Orchestra

Artist(s):
Hinterhuber, Christopher

Label: Naxos

Genre: Concertos; Orchestral

Period: Classical

Catalogue No: 8.557845

Barcode: 0747313284528

Physical Release: 11/2007

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